Three (more) things I’d buy a million times over, and one I wouldn’t bother with again

Back in February last year, I wrote this post about three things I'd buy a million times over, and two I wouldn't bother with again.  So, back then I was thinking about some of the products I've purchased as a result of online "hype" and whether or not that "hype" was actually justified in the product itself.   … Continue reading Three (more) things I’d buy a million times over, and one I wouldn’t bother with again

Winter essentials …

This post was inspired by the "summer essentials" tag I did last summer. Anyway, because I enjoyed putting that one together so much,  I decided to do a winter version ... and here it is! 1) What is your ultimate winter party season lip product? Jeffree Star's Velour Liquid Lipstick in Red Rum.  Sooooo good for that glamorous pop … Continue reading Winter essentials …

M.A.C Makeup Party: the Mumpty edition

On Wednesday, the 13th of April, M.A.C launched their first ever "counter parties" in New Zealand. There were nine parties in all, held across the country and hosted by local beauty bloggers. Mumpty was lucky enough to attend the Hamilton #macmakeupparty, with her daughter, hosted by beauty blogger, Kirsty Leigh of Makeup Obsessives. We were greeted … Continue reading M.A.C Makeup Party: the Mumpty edition

MumptyLoves Monday

In this, the last MumptyLoves for 2015, I show you some of the things I've been loving lately ... ♥ My new liquid eyeliner by Za I was lucky enough to receive this liquid eyeliner in a Beauty Box from Kirsty at Makeup Obsessives, and, may I just say; it is SUPERB!  It makes winged eyeliner a … Continue reading MumptyLoves Monday

Review: Manuka Doctor apiclear purifying facial peel

So today I am reviewing the Manuka Doctor apiclear purifying facial peel which I was lucky enough to receive in my last Beauty Box from Kirsty at Makeup Obsessives. Now as stated in my previous reviews, I don't pretend to be a "pro-fesh-inal" beauty blogger, and I really can't be bothered talking about the ingredients; … Continue reading Review: Manuka Doctor apiclear purifying facial peel

The Balm The Manizer Sisters palette review

Recently I had a birthday  (# 47 to be exact!) and I was pretty excited to receive this palette from my sister (OK, some pretty heavy hinting occurred in the form of an e-mail with a link saying "this is what I want!" I always find its best to be direct in these matters!)  The "Luminizers" … Continue reading The Balm The Manizer Sisters palette review

Doing, wanting, reading, loving # 3…

Another little round-up of what's up!  To kick the week off, I thought I'd do another little roundup of what I'm doing, wanting, reading etc etc.  The last one I did was here - and the one before that was here.  So, here goes:Doing: ♥ lots of helping my daughter get her lamb ready for … Continue reading Doing, wanting, reading, loving # 3…

Happy 1st birthday little bloggy!

Wow ... so it's been a year since I finally got my act together, stopped procrastinating and started a little blog called MumptyStyle.com. Having MumptyStyle has bought some fabulous people and lots of new knowledge and experiences into my life and I'm very grateful for that.  Having a blog is a lot more work than … Continue reading Happy 1st birthday little bloggy!

The MUO Beauty Box … oh my!

Makeup Obsessives is the wonderful, 33,000-member-strong Facebook group and website/blog of Kirsty Leigh, a beauty blogger extraordinaire and just a generally amazing (and often, hilarious) woman.  As you can see below, she is quite the babe too!  (Click here for my "Inspirational Women" interview with Kirsty) Anyway ... Kirsty does an amazing job with her two … Continue reading The MUO Beauty Box … oh my!

MumptyLoves 01/06/2015

Oh yes, I'm mixing it up on my little blog this week!  Instead of publishing MumptyLoves on a Friday like I normally do, I'm doing MumptyLoves Monday!!!  Kinda sounds better right?!   Anyway, enough of that ... let's go with the things I love: ♥ Lilash eyelash serum My clever partner got me this for Christmas … Continue reading MumptyLoves 01/06/2015